A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 272 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (169 miles). Event id: ak0208lebj3t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208lebj3t. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 08:10:15 / July 5, 2020 @ 8:10 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -148.643° West, 56.183° North, depth 6.6 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:10:15 / 8:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 272 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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